Is a DAC worth it for IEMs?
In most cases, the answer is no.
Unless your audio is suffering from jittering or hissing, a DAC isn’t going to do much for you. It’s generally better to invest the extra money you’d otherwise spend on a DAC into getting better headphones.
What is the highest quality DAC?
There were a lot of factors to consider, but at the end of the day, we crowned the DacMagic 200M as the best DAC overall because it provides the highest possible streaming quality for every streaming service, it’s easy to set up and easier to use, the whole suite of connections/Bluetooth capabilities ensures that any
Are Moondrop aria worth it?
Our Verdict. The MOONDROP Aria are good for neutral sound. They have a fairly neutral sound profile tuned with a touch of extra punch and warmth to help balance out their light-handed low-bass. Mids sound clear and present, although a little recessed, which can nudge vocals and lead instruments to the back of the mix.